Rare Clipped Signature

BULKELEY, Morgan Gardner (1837 - 1922)

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Date Published: 1876

Description: 1.5 x 3.5 inches, no place, no date, circa 1876. Exceptional dark fountain-pen signature "M. G. Bulkeley" on the clipped portion of a card, nicely centered with adequate room for matting, placed in a plastic protective holder and housed in a heavy Lucite case with screw-down borders. An attractive example of this rare Hall-of-Fame autograph. Uniformly toned and in very good condition.

Comments: Politician, insurance industry executive, and major league baseball pioneer who organized numerous teams and, as a charter member of the newly formed National League, served as its first President in 1876. Bulkeley was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1937.

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 231236

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